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Old 11-17-2011, 11:08 AM   #361
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Bulkreefsupply.con and drsfosterandsmith.com both sell dry and live rock. Bulk seems to be pretty cheap though.
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Old 11-17-2011, 11:19 AM   #362
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Odd, my lfs sells lr for 5$ a pound, and i just found a guy on craigslist, 2$ per pound! Minimum purchase of 20lbs though
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Odd, my lfs sells lr for 5$ a pound, and i just found a guy on craigslist, 2$ per pound! Minimum purchase of 20lbs though
Wow, that's a steal. Watch the quality though. I have 1 LFS in my area that sorts the LR by quality; $4/lb for low, $7 for mid, and $10 for high. There is definitely a difference because I bought some of each and the low quality was not as porous and it has taken a long time for the Coraline algae to grow on it. Also, the more expensive rock had a ton of tiny polyp creatures all over it and the Coraline grew like crazy on it. I'd say overall it's just more alive and mature rock with a lot of holes in it and no aptasia or harmful creatures.
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Old 11-17-2011, 12:19 PM   #364
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I love the look of the reefsaver, probably gettin 50-70lbs in the group buy.
When is the group buy? Is it to late to join?
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Carey is setting it up, for the 6th i believe. Search for the thread 2nd group buy or something like that... I just searched her posts and came up with it that way.
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Thanks! How does a group buy work?
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Cool thanks!
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Check out craigslist, some have 2$ deals, I know mine did but it was after I bought my rock lol.
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Ya, i have a deal like that near me on CL....hey mattias, could you add an arrow crab to your tank? I know nothin about them besides the fact that they are cool and semi agressive!
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Never heard of them? Are they hermits?
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